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JOUR 4185: Social Justice Writing & Reporting

This guide was created for the Journalism Department's Civil Wrongs course. The course will investigate unsolved and unresolved murders of the civil rights era, lynchings, and racial massacres and analyze their enduring effects.



This guide is designed specifically for JOUR 4185: Social Justice Writing/Reporting, an initiative of Civil Wrongs at the Institute for Public Service Reporting. This page covers basic databases and resources that cover a variety of topics, as well as links to other valuable guides.  Use the tabs on the left hand side of the guide to discover research tips, books & ebooks, videos, and information and resources for specific fields, including analyzing primary resources and more.

Course Readings

Use databases to search for articles, books, reports, and more on many social justice topics.